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Capricious

- odd or unpredictable
- erratic

2

Effrontery

extreme boldness presumptuousness

3

Fortuitous

Happening by accident or chance

4

Imperturbable

Extreme calm, impassivity, and steadiness

5

Impetuous

Characterized by rash action and emotion

6

Quandary

A state of uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation (predicament)

7

Spurious

- lacking authenticity
- counterfeit, false

8

Adept

Very able, dexterous

9

Arrant

Flagrant

10

Bilk

Cheat

11

Distrait

Absent-minded

12

Garner

Glean, accumulate

13

Pittance

Dearth

14

Rapine

Atrocity, evil

15

Providential

Opportune

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Gall

Bold, impudent behavior